This is the #1 scenic and diverse city in the world; I'm proud to be a part of it all. The people, culture, food, history, outdoors and having been born and raised in Vancouver as well. In 2007, I decided to begin my amazing journey and dove into the real estate market.
Currently, I'm in my 11th year as a licensed realtor and have a wealth of experience in the industry. My home is in Fairview and I have a strong appreciation for the many amenities that Vancouver has to offer. In terms of sales, I am ranked among the top 10% amongst Vancouver agents in Vancouver.
I'm very passionate, tech savvy and love real estate. My goal is to always strive to make my clients' experience smooth and successful before, during and after transactions.
My vision is to deliver a high quality real estate experience. I offer service where my clients are fully equipped through every step of buying or selling a home, have confidence that every element of the process is fully explained in detail and all possible outcomes are carefully utilized on their behalf.
Having the experience in a constantly changing market place, along with exceptional negotiation tactics and marketing abilities, has allowed me to consistently stand out from the crowd of traditional Vancouver realtors. I consistently go above and beyond for my clients and provide the highest quality of service at all times. As you can see in my testimonials, they confirm my ability of being a top agent in this city.
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I'm in my 11th year as a Realtor® and have acquired an extensive knowledge of the rapidly changing Vancouver market and surrounding area. One thing which is critical is that I will be your main point of contact from start to finish. I'm a superior negotiator, experienced, ethical, hard working, knowledgable and can adapt rapidly to change. To find out more, please see my about page.
"Most underrated realtor in all of Vancouver. If you want to sell your home, look no further. You will never look back."
- Jose M.
"He's honest, passionate, hardworking and highly experienced in real estate. His number one priority is keeping his clients happy and stress free. I personally witnessed him making/taking late night calls to ensure his client doesn't miss offer opportunities and meets deadlines."
- A Z.
The best part about working with Ron was that he was always more focused on helping me with my difficulties and giving me good advice."
- Jiesi Z.
"Thanks to Ron's recommendation we were able to renovate only what was needed to come out with the best possible profit, without doing a full renovation, which minimized costs substantially. The property was put on the market and attracted multiple bids."
- Pam P.
"He is extremely professional and went out of his way to help make the process as stress-free as possible given the hot market. Vancouver is a very competitive market and condos are selling tens of thousands over asking and Ron help me secure a great place below asking."
- Tyler K.
"I've worked with Ron on more than 50 properties and he ensures all the little details are always taken care of for his clients. He's a strong negotiator but is fair and ensures all parties are happy at the end of the day with everything. He will do whatever it takes to satisfy his clients. "
- Hai T.
"Ron is very knowledgeable in the business as well as patient. He explained everything right at the beginning of our appointment, and he took great care of every detail on the selling when I'm overseas."
- Wenbo L.
"He was patient with us as we learned about the market and buying process. He would answer our questions late at night over calls that normally were supposed to be 5-10 minutes but wound end up being closer to half an hour. Ron always worked quickly, thought of our interests and was extremely professional."
- Yoshiko A.
"His service levels are exceptional and unprecedented. He looks after his clients beyond expectations! He is reliable and trustworthy. I will surely recommend Ron for all your real estate needs."
- Juville H.
"As a mortgage professional, I have worked with Ron on a professional level, and the clients would always mention his trustworthiness and ability to negotiate and navigate through difficult situations."
- Ben C.
"He takes care of all the little details that most other agents may overlook. He gets the job done by being patient and listening well and will do whatever it takes to negotiate you a fair market price."
- Tony Y.
Ron wasn't my first realtor, but he is now my preferred realtor."
- Edmond H.
" After several open houses, he was able to help me negotiate, navigate, and eventually close on my first place in November. He was able to deliver on all my asks and found a place for me within his expectation (3-4 months). In addition he helped arrange an extension contract with my new tenants, home inspection, and replace a damage fridge drawer with the previous owner. He has gone above and beyond! "
- Dan J.
" The thing that puts him over the top is his exceptional ability to negotiate. He knows what to say and when in order to get leverage and puts his client in a winning position every single time."
- Dan H.
"Ron went above and beyond to make sure we found the perfect unit in the crazy Vancouver market. More importantly, even after we moved in, Ron responded nearly immediately to repair requests and ensured problems were dealt with as fast as possible. Even more, he made sure to check in after scheduled repair appointments to confirm that problems were resolved"
- Bimal L.
"When we had an accepted offer, Ron kicked into an even higher gear. During a sizzling hot spring market, he managed to negotiate the price down and fought for every extra dollar we could save on a great home for us. Ron was excellent to work with and I would choose him as my realtor again in a heartbeat."
- Thomas A.
"He organized a professional team of painters, cleaner, stagers, and photographer that quickly made our apartment look its best! Over the course of one week including an open house weekend, Ron attracted over 80 potential buyers, out of which 15 wrote offers at or above asking price."
- Jose I.
"Not only did he go to great lenghts and many showings to find us the right home, but he was also very patient (as we had three small children accompany us through all of it), gave us valuable advice since we were not only unfamiliar with the local market, but also with Canada in general. Ron showed great talent to match the showings to the type of home we were looking for and advised us away from risky deals."
- Joachim B.
"He took into consideration all my needs and has gone above and beyond. I have been recommending Ron to all my friends and family due to his honest opinion and professionalism. And I will be sure to recommend him again! He will not rest until you are fully satisfied."
- Alan K.
"Ron is personable and calm. He listened well to what I wanted and carefully negotiated good deals for me. He is a skilled problem solver and was very ethical looking out for my best interest."
- Marsha A.
"...He was very patient while showing me several suitable options in this competitive market and communicating regularly when they went up for sale . Ron was also thorough by taking the time to help me understand the process and making it go smoothly. Finally, he helped after the transaction by putting me in contact with high quality professionals which is appreciated as new resident of Vancouver.."
- Jennifer S.
"I have found in my experience that working with a realtor that has experience and knows how to negotiate makes a big difference. It be the difference between getting a higher price for you property or making countless offer only to be outbid. He has had many years of experience and his disposition is one that puts you at ease and no pressure in his approach yet is willing to work very hard to get just what is needed."
- McKay W.
"I've seen him deal with multiple properties and he handles things very professionally. Whether he's dealing with one of his sellers or a tenanted property, he's very respectful to all parties involved. I would be happy to recommend Ron as a Realtor in the Vancouver Downtown and Olympic Village condo market. He knows these buildings inside and out and really is an expert in his field."
- Derek D.
"Ron is an amazing realtor. I'm from Seoul and was new to Canada and Ron went out of his way to find me an amazing condo. He is very transparent, reliable and gets things done quickly. His experience definitely shows and I would recommend him to my colleagues without hesitation!!!!"
- JungKyun L.
"From start to finish he made the purchase effortless and proved to me what an honest and hard working realtor is supposed to be. Ron also negotiated my buying price for under asking in a hot market and a desirable location. Thank you Ron!"
- Kevin R.
"...You will find it very difficult if not impossible to find a Realtor as professional, patient, hard-working and knowledgeable as Ron... He ALWAYS puts your needs and concerns first and does not put any pressure on you to make a decision. "
- Greg & Hannah V.
"Ron is a great realtor. Our experience in dealing with Ron has been fantastic. He is an honest and hardworking agent. Highly recommended!"
- Arash D.
"Simply put......Ron is a hardworking, knowledgeable and honest realtor!"
- Larry B.
"Ron was very calming when the day to day stresses of house hunting got the best of her (my sister). She couldn't have done it without him. I hope that any potential clients realize that they are dealing with the BEST! I would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone I know."
- Josh M.
"I am not sure exactly how many years experience Ron has, but I know it's a significant amount because of his outstanding work ethic. Ron guided us with so much patience through the process, taking every precaution and all the necessary steps to ensure our condo sold way above asking - with a total of 15 written offers!!!"
- Francine L.
"My family have worked with Ron with >8 years now and he has helped us with our purchase of our family home in Vancouver and condo in Richmond over the year. He is very professional and patient in ensuring that we get our dream home, never pressuring us into a purchase that does not fit us. Ron also does a great follow up after the sale is complete making sure that any outstanding problems are resolved. Definitely will go back to him for our real estate needs."
- Jonathan & Cheryl T.
"...with Ron's negotiating skills we were able to drop the price significantly. I found the perfect place and could not have done it without Ron's assistance. Even after my move in he still offered his services and answered any questions I had. I would HIGHLY recommend Ron to anyone looking for a realtor who will work in your best interest."
- Nebojsa C.
"...He is a truly honest realtor who works hard to make sure his buyers get the place that is right for them. Ron doesn't push places on buyers that may not be the perfect place, even if that means a lot more work on his part to keep doing showings and finding the right place. I would definitely recommend Ron to friends and family as he cares about his clients..."
- Ilya M.
"He is very detailed oriented and he even went above and beyond by visiting some of the places that we were looking at and provided a detailed comparison with pros and cons of all the properties. I can't recommend him enough. If you are in the look for a house or property, you can always count on him"
- Ezra & Ingrid I.
"Ron is a great realtor. He was very patient with me as I bought my first ever home in North Vancouver. I appreciated that he is extremely detailed oriented and gave me all the information I needed to make my final decision. Buying a home can be very stressful but Ron was always there to answer all my questions and guide me through the process. I would highly recommend Ron to anyone who needs a realtor."
- Jan S.
"...He was very knowledgeable and professional, and went the extra mile for me. He negotiated a great price for me, explained to me the entire buying process and let me know at each step what I needed to do so I don't miss any important deadlines. He took care of the complicated things like the legal aspects and dealing with the selling realtor, and fighting my battles for me. He even helped me look for appliances for my apartment, something he didn't need to do as a realtor."
"Ron was amazing at understanding what I was looking for in my home and showed me places that met and exceeded what I desired. I have been living in my place for over 6 months and can't believe this is my home. He was very calming when the day to day stresses of house hunting got the best of me. I couldn't have done it without him. I hope that any potential clients realize that they are dealing with the BEST! I would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone I know."
- Angela M.
"Dealing with Ron Parpara as my Real Estate agent has been a great experience. He found me a beautiful home in the heart of Richmond which I'm very happy with. He is very professional and I highly recommend him. He is someone you can trust. He is all about making his clients happy."
- David H.
"...As a friend and I were thinking of co-owning a condo, we decided to give Ron a call. I never expected that finding a place to buy would include sleepless nights and dishonest, or unprofessional vendors. Ron however, made all the difference. He gave me perspective and was extremely patient. He advocated on our behalf and was very informative. He went above and beyond, including running out between Vancouver and Coquitlam late at night to get papers signed...."
- Andrew L.
"Ron Parpara made home-buying easy. Very knowledgeable and exceptionally patient, he took the time to explain to me, a first-time homebuyer, everything that I needed to know. Ron was more than willing to put in all the time and effort necessary to ensure that I was completely informed and satisfied throughout the entire process. You won't find a more honest and hard-working realtor than Ron.."
- Natalie W.
"Ron is a detail oriented guy who has a knack for real estate. He takes a value-added approach to helping his clients that sets him apart from other Realtors. I've worked with Ron and will continue to do so going forward as he's a great asset to have on my team to help my clients if they're looking to buy a home."
- Derek P.
"It was amazing working with Ron, he went above and beyond searching for the right place to fulfill our needs. It is not so easy to find someone you can trust to look after your interests and Ron proved to be the kind of professional you can always trust"
- Alex F.